Boks have a policy "keep the main thing the main thing". Winning as a team comes first. If you do that you win the privilege of getting involved in other sideshows. CSA should take notes.
How it feel (frame 3) https://twitter.com/oxnche/status/1452872362383355907 …pic.twitter.com/p78YtC2JbV
As much as I support the powerful, symbolic action of taking the knee against racism at major sports events, you simply cannot instruct players to do so. That is a matter of conscience. CSA needs to learn that authoritarian rule has no place in a democracy.
We really need to normalize disagreements on this platform. Not everything is an attack. Aren’t we on here to engage? We’re connecting with people from other cultures, LSMs, experiences. We’re not a victim because someone is educating us. We’re scholars & frankly that’s a gift.
Global talent shortage is at a 15-year high, in SA 46% of employers are having difficulty filling jobs re-iterating the point that we do not have an unemployment problem, we have a skills problem in South Africa, a skills crisis, in fact! (https://bit.ly/3pnr1Rt )
Elrigh is 22 Evan is 21 Green is 23 These are flippen young guys. They’ll be disappointed. But they’ll be hungry. Which is a good thing. Make no mistake, Rassie won’t have left them in the cold - the question he’ll have asked is “How much do you want it? Prove it”
This may honestly be the greatest sport ever invented.https://twitter.com/dhtoomey/status/1449771074036670469 …
South African referee Aimee Barrett-Theron has been likened to Nigel Owens after making a couple of humorous remarks on her Vodacom United Rugby Championship debut this weekend.https://www.sarugbymag.co.za/sas-barrett-theron-described-new-nigel-owens/ …
To those who ask why I vote DA instead of ActionSA. Here’s the answer: No DA member ever mentioned in state capture All DA run municipalities always produce clean audit reports No DA leader ever encourage followers looting and vandalism Experience and track record matter
Be an undecided voter. Don’t just think service delivery. Think Constitution. You may have your garbage removed but with a diminishing commitment to justice, safety, equity, respect, inclusivity and prosperity for all by those removing your garbage. That’s a dangerous country.
The thing which will finally push me towards moving into a little cottage next to the sea is not the peace or the beauty or the general sense of well-being. It’s never wanting to be on a unsubtly racist body corporate WhatsApp group ever again. Bloody hell.